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Treasury Department data shows Russian holdings of US debt plunged

Treasury Department data shows Russian holdings of US debt plunged https://www.cnbc.com/2018/07/29/treasury-department-report-shows-russian-holdings-of-us-debt-plunged.html Re-posted from CNBC. Geoff Geoff Comments: Russia is always proactive with tactics & strategy…

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Russia Dumped Most/All its US Treasury Holdings, Disappeared from List

Russia Dumped Most/All its US Treasury Holdings, Disappeared from List | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/07/17/russia-dumped-most-all-its-us-treasury-holdings-disappeared-from-list/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: Can’t fault the action, sell the low yield bonds to protect equity, rebuy when the rates go up for … Continue reading

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De-Dollarization Escalates: Russia Sells Off Record Amount Of US Treasury Bonds

De-Dollarization Escalates: Russia Sells Off Record Amount Of US Treasury Bonds | Zero Hedge https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-06-19/de-dollarization-escalates-russia-sells-record-amount-us-treasury-bonds Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: Russia, China and their satellites are mounting a full scale attack on the US Dollar as the World’s … Continue reading

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Who the Heck Bought $1.2 trillion in New US Treasuries over the past 12 Months?

Who the Heck Bought $1.2 trillion in New US Treasuries over the past 12 Months? | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/06/15/who-the-heck-bought-the-1-2-trillion-in-new-us-treasuries-over-the-past-12-months/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: The American Investor got suckered, is what happened…

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Treasury Yields Just Flash-Crashed

Treasury Yields Just Flash-Crashed | Zero Hedge https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-06-07/treasury-yields-just-flash-crashed Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: With China, Russia, etc. dumping the US Dollar, there is way too many dollars available to force a rise in value…

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Treasurys Have The Worst Start To The Year Since The Great Depression

Treasurys Have The Worst Start To The Year Since The Great Depression | Zero Hedge https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-05-25/treasurys-have-worst-annualized-start-year-great-depression Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: Definitely NOT a good sign…

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Berkshire Owns $100 Billion In T-Bills: More Than China And The UK

Berkshire Owns $100 Billion In T-Bills: More Than China And The UK | Zero Hedge https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-02-23/berkshire-hathaway-owns-100-billion-t-bills-more-china-and-uk Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff

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US Treasury Posts Gigantic $1.16 Trillion Shortfall in Fiscal 2017, Hilariously Points out “Where We Are Headed”

US Treasury Posts Gigantic $1.16 Trillion Shortfall in Fiscal 2017, Hilariously Points out “Where We Are Headed” | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/02/19/us-treasury-posts-gigantic-1-16-trillion-shortfall-in-fiscal-2017-hilariously-points-out-where-we-are-headed/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: We are currently headed off a fiscal cliff…

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Larry Summers criticizes Steve Mnuchin’s comments on a weaker dollar

Larry Summers criticizes Steve Mnuchin’s comments on a weaker dollar – Business Insider http://www.businessinsider.com/larry-summers-criticizes-steve-mnuchins-comments-on-a-weaker-dollar-2018-1?utm_source=feedburner&amp%3Butm_medium=referral&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+businessinsider+%28Business+Insider%29&utm_content=FeedBurner+user+view Re-posted from Business Insider. Geoff Geoff Comments: Larry Summers makes good points, Mnuchin is not politically astute as he could be…

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Trump sides with Mnuchin on debt ceiling strategy

Trump sides with Mnuchin on debt ceiling strategy – POLITICO http://www.politico.com/story/2017/06/06/trump-mnuchin-debt-ceiling-239208 Re-posted from Politico. Geoff Geoff Comments: The Treasury Secretary should lead efforts to tame the Budget and move the Debt Ceiling. he is the best qualified…

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